A new US government report delivers a dire warning about climate change and its devastating impacts, saying the economy could lose hundreds of billions of dollars -- or, in the worst-case scenario, more than 10% of its GDP -- by the end of the century.

The costs of climate change could reach hundreds of billions of dollars annually, according to the report. The Southeast alone will probably lose over a half a billion labor hours by 2100 due to extreme heat.

Climate change will shrink US economy and kill thousands, government report warns

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Trump Administration’s Strategy on Climate: Bury Its Own Report

The Trump White House, which has defined itself by a willingness to dismiss scientific findings and propose its own facts, on Friday issued a scientific report that directly contradicts its own climate-change policies.

Trump Administration’s Strategy on Climate: Try to Bury Its Own Scientific Report

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EPA already rolling back climate change protections

... he admitted he had not read the climate change report released by his agency, which outlined dire warnings of the impact of global warming.

Trump's pick for EPA already rolling back climate change protections

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